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There are 9 ways to get from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Geneve Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Geneva Bus Station to Chamonix Sud Bus Station

175€ - 283€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels South to Lyon Perrache N769
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Lyon - Perrache Bus Station > Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport > Annecy > Sallanches > Chamonix Sud - Bus station

48€ - 58€

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Train  •  9h 28m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet K031

180€ - 273€

Train via Bellegarde-sur-Valserine  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Bellegarde to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet Ter / ...

142€ - 218€

Drive  •  8h 3m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) 843 km

90€ - 140€

Fly Brussels to Geneva, shuttle  •  5h 23m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Geneva (GVA) BRU - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

56€ - 146€

Fly Brussels to Lyon, bus  •  7h 53m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Lyon (LYS) BRU - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

84€ - 202€

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Geneva (GVA) LIL - GVA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

103€ - 571€

Shuttle  •  17h 8m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Brussel to Sion

174€ - 201€

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) is to bus which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 15h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) is to fly and shuttle which costs 55€ - 150€ and takes 5h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) station. However, there are services departing from Brussels South and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Lyon - Perrache Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station). However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Lyon Part Dieu and St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 28m.

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The distance between Brussels and Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) is 579 km. The road distance is 843 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 12m and costs 170€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 8h 12m to get from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station), including transfers.

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Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brussels South station.

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Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) is to train which takes 9h 28m and costs 180€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 15h 51m.

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  • Distance: 578.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 12m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station), France?

You can take a train from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) via Lyon Part Dieu and St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet in around 9h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) via Lyon Perrache, Lyon - Perrache Bus Station, and Chamonix Sud - Bus station in around 15h 51m.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 230€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 230€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 320€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
80€ - 95€
1st Class
90€ - 110€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 41€
1st Class
31€ - 37€
Train from Bellegarde to St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
12€ - 19€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
12€ - 15€
1st Class
16€ - 19€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
32€ - 38€
1st Class
27€ - 32€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bellegarde to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 24€
Rail 1st Class
25€ - 40€
Train from Bellegarde to St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
11€ - 17€
Rail 1st Class
14€ - 20€
Bus operators
Swiss Tours
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Website
cham-transfers.com
Bus from Geneva Bus Station to Chamonix Sud Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€
Website
Swiss Tours
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels South to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus
Swisstours Transport SA
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Email
info@stts.ch
Website
cham-transfers.com
Shuttle from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
7€
Website
cham-transfers.com
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Brussel to Sion
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
160€
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Starliner

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Chamonix Sud - Bus station.

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Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) is 843 km. It takes approximately 8h 3m to drive from Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station).

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easyJet, Brussels Airlines and Swiss offer flights from Brussels Airport to Geneva Airport.

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Book your Brussels to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station) train tickets online with Omio.

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There are 430+ hotels available in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (Station). Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs 8€ - 10€.

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